Welcome to the Eastbourne Astronomical Society

Welcome to our website. View the programmes for our Lectures and our Public and Society Observing Meetings – and any Special Events. See you all at the next meeting. Good seeing. Registered Charity No. 1105267


Coronavirus – Update

Regarding the Coronavirus crisis – as decided by the Committee recently, and to keep in line with Government advice – all forthcoming EAS events this season are to be cancelled. We hope to restart events for the new season, beginning in October.  More news and information in the upcoming and […]


Coronavirus

Apologies but our last event in our current public observing season on Sat 28th Mar on the Western Lawns is cancelled due to the current Covid-19 crisis. This is because of the close proximity of observers during an observing session. We will hopefully restart Public Observing events for the next […]


Lunar X Marks the Spot – David Gates

Lunar X Marks the Spot – David Gates Well actually the Lunar X doesn’t mark any particular spot – just a natural phenomenon of ridges that with the right shadows looks like a big X. Not easy to image because the phase of the Moon has to be just right […]